Senior Lecturer in Law and ARC Discovery Early Career Research Fellow, University of Melbourne

Dr Alysia Blackham is a Senior Lecturer and Discovery Early Career Research Fellow at Melbourne Law School at the University of Melbourne. She is currently undertaking a multi-year project researching age discrimination in employment, funded by the Australian Research Council as part of the Discovery Early Career Researcher scheme: DE170100228, ‘Addressing Age Discrimination in Employment’.

Experience

  • 2017–present
    ARC Discovery Early Career Research Fellow, University of Melbourne
  • 2015–present
    Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Melbourne
  • 2014–2015
    Turpin-Lipstein Fellow and College Lecturer in Law, Clare College, University of Cambridge
  • 2009–2011
    Executive Officer to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Corporate Services), University of Technology, Sydney
  • 2008–2009
    Solicitor, Herbert Smith Freehills

Education

  • 2015 
    Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge, PhD in Law
  • 2008 
    University of Melbourne, BA / LLB (Hons)

Grants and Contracts

  • 2017
    Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Australian Research Council